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Mobile Optometrist

Job Description

Job Description

  • Delivering all nationally commissioned and locally available services and supports the development of new services

  • Using your professional judgement for all clinical decisions that need to be taken within the opticians business

  • Complying with the standards of practice and the current Boots Opticians clinical policies and standard operating procedures

  • Working in partnership with the store leader to develop the professional capability of the opticians team. Supervises the development, education and training of colleagues and supports and mentors students (including Pre-Registration Optometrists)

  • Knowing the Boots Opticians product portfolio including contact lenses and ophthalmic lenses, services and offers to use this information to create life-long patients and customers through appropriate recommendation

  • Building firm and longstanding relationships - not only with colleagues and customers but with healthcare professionals in the local community

  • Travelling to different stores within the area

Candidate Description

We're looking for really inspiring people, with a friendly professional personality. To be successful in this role you will need to have the below capabilities:

  • Registered with the General Optical Council (GOC) and the NHS

  • High level of professional expertise and widely respected by stakeholders, peers, customers and external local professionals

  • Passionate to drive high customer care and ensure high clinical standards

  • Be the first choice for patients for their optometric needs

  • Keeps up to date with their own learning and development, completing all continual education training CET as part of the GOC requirement

  • Works in partnership with the local management team to deliver both optometry and ophthalmology led services

  • Comfortable with the use of the OCT and results associated in stores with an OCT

  • Digitally savvy and comfortable with navigating and embracing new technology

  • Able to travel to various store locations across the area, This role is subject to a DBS/PVG check, Boots is a Ban the Box employer and will consider the suitability of applicants with criminal convictions on a case-by-case basis. You will have the opportunity to discuss the matter with us before we make a decision.

Application Description

Please email, call or text Noaman from the recruitment team for a confidential chat;

Resourcing@boots-opticians.co.uk / 07780490247, Please click on the following link to apply or if you would like a confidential chat or get in contact with us at resourcing@boots-opticians.co.uk, we would love to hear from you. Why Boots?

Employer Description

We have a fantastic opportunity for a passionate Mobile Optometrist based out of our Epsom practice, to cover the local area which will include Banstead, Leatherhead and Woking. We're open to full and part-time.

A little bit more about the practices…we have 3 testing rooms in Epsom, 2 in Banstead, 1 in Leatherhead and 3 in Woking.

Woking is a new flagship store which is bright and airy with a new look and feel and sits within a Boots UK store. Epsom was refitted 5 years ago and has a bright and airy feel. Banstead is set within an affluent community village which has also recently been refitted. Leatherhead is also set within a community town center.

The teams across the Hub are amazing to work with and all have extensive knowledge of Optics. We pride ourselves on our training across the hub and pull together to achieve the best care for our patients.

All stores are easy to get to if driving. Epsom and Woking have good easy rail links to the stores, while Banstead and Leatherhead are a short walk from the stores. There is Parking at all stores within carparks or you can find free parking a short walk away.

We have brilliant equipment in the practices including Phoropters and OCT. You will have fantastic support from an experienced store and area leader and a great team of people to work with every day, supporting our loyal patient base., Boots Opticians is one of the leading optical chains in the UK. We're all about enriching the lives of every person who walks through our door; including yours. Bring your skills to a business that offers genuine career progression thanks to sheer diversity of stores and roles - and expect to be supported and developed from day one.